ST. PETERSBURG, September 29 (Itar-Tass) —— A fire broke out in barracks at a training base of the Kronshtadt garrison overnight.
The fire alarm signal was received at 02:30 Moscow time, a source at the Emergencies Ministry’s Petersburg department told Itar-Tass.
The attic of the five-storey building was burning. Afire were 2,000 sq m.
Twenty crews of firemen fought the blaze. Two hundred and fourteen people were evacuated from the building. Nobody was hurt.
The fire was brought under control at 06:40 Moscow time.